Archive for July, 2011

‘Raise the Roof’ – a Music Festival for Education

'Raise the Roof' - a Music Festival for Education

The ‘Raise the Roof’ event is shaping up to be a local music festival of sorts!  We’re going to literally raise the roof off the Woodshed on August 5th in downtown Salt Lake City!  We’ll be jamming both inside and outside at the Woodshed, with a line-up of singer/songwriters playing on one stage and a […]

It Takes a Village … like Salt Lake City

It Takes a Village ... like Salt Lake City

“It takes a village to raise a child” is an African proverb that reflects the culture of its origins.  In my trips to Tanzania and Kenya and in my interactions with others from different countries in Africa, I have always been impressed by the all-hands-on-deck approach to raising the children.  Educating, healing, clothing, feeding and even […]

Local Businesses and Artists Help ‘Raise the Roof’

Local Businesses and Artists Help 'Raise the Roof'

Our ‘Raise the Roof’ event at the Woodshed in SLC, UT is happening soon!!  Local businesses, organizations and artists are really coming forward with their support of Project Wezesha!  As a result, everyone who comes out for the fundraiser has the chance to take home some pretty amazing items!  Here is a little taste of what’s up for […]

‘Raise the Roof’ – A Fundraiser for Project Wezesha

'Raise the Roof' - A Fundraiser for Project Wezesha

On Friday August 5th, there will be a lot going on around town – but the music-packed event that you really should not miss is the ‘Raise the Roof’ bash at The Woodshed in Salt Lake City, UT! The goal of this event is to raise as much money as we can to put roofs […]

Local Artist Donates to Project Wezesha

Local Utah artist, Hadley Rampton recently had a summer show to display a collection of her oil and water color paintings at Phillips Gallery in Salt Lake City. Amazingly, Hadley decided to donate 10% from the sales of the water colors in her Zanzibar series to Project Wezesha!  In 2010, Hadley accompanied Rai to Tanzania to see for […]